The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 81 104 140
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +36
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 116 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 1.77% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.21% 6.61% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 61 43 36
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1035 1104 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.78% 26.77% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 791 923 881
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Bolton +3 2 - - 1
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 144 (67.29%) Marketing
2 103 (48.13%) HTML
3 94 (43.93%) CSS
3 94 (43.93%) SEO
4 92 (42.99%) JavaScript
5 66 (30.84%) Analytics
6 62 (28.97%) jQuery
7 58 (27.10%) Pay per click
8 54 (25.23%) Digital Marketing
9 49 (22.90%) .NET
10 48 (22.43%) Google
11 37 (17.29%) SQL Server
12 36 (16.82%) Degree
13 35 (16.36%) HTML5
14 34 (15.89%) C#
15 33 (15.42%) MVC
16 32 (14.95%) Google Analytics
17 31 (14.49%) SQL
18 30 (14.02%) Project Management
18 30 (14.02%) CMS
19 29 (13.55%) Web Design
20 27 (12.62%) Online Marketing
20 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
21 23 (10.75%) Microsoft
22 22 (10.28%) IIS
22 22 (10.28%) Web Analytics
23 21 (9.81%) Email Marketing
23 21 (9.81%) Facebook
24 20 (9.35%) Visual Studio
25 19 (8.88%) Web Services

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (14.02%) CMS
2 22 (10.28%) IIS
3 17 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 16 (7.48%) WordPress
5 14 (6.54%) Umbraco
6 9 (4.21%) Drupal
7 7 (3.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.87%) Node.js
9 2 (0.93%) Jetty
9 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (4.21%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (14.95%) Google Analytics
2 9 (4.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.93%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.93%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.21%) Intranet
2 6 (2.80%) Internet
3 5 (2.34%) RFID
4 3 (1.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.67%) MySQL
4 7 (3.27%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.34%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.34%) RavenDB
5 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.93%) Big Data
6 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (9.35%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.27%) Selenium
4 3 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.40%) Ant
4 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.40%) Grunt
5 2 (0.93%) WATIR
5 2 (0.93%) WatiN
5 2 (0.93%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 144 (67.29%) Marketing
2 14 (6.54%) Retail
3 13 (6.07%) Finance
4 8 (3.74%) Advertising
5 4 (1.87%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.40%) Legal
6 3 (1.40%) Automotive
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (36.45%) Developer
2 28 (13.08%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (9.81%) Consultant
4 15 (7.01%) Web Developer
5 14 (6.54%) Marketing Manager
6 13 (6.07%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.07%) PPC Manager
6 13 (6.07%) PPC Analyst
6 13 (6.07%) PPC Specialist
6 13 (6.07%) PPC Executive
7 11 (5.14%) Designer
7 11 (5.14%) Marketing Consultant
8 10 (4.67%) SEO Executive
8 10 (4.67%) Account Manager
9 9 (4.21%) Analyst
9 9 (4.21%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 9 (4.21%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (3.27%) Graduate
10 7 (3.27%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (3.27%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (48.13%) HTML
2 94 (43.93%) CSS
3 62 (28.97%) jQuery
4 49 (22.90%) .NET
5 35 (16.36%) HTML5
6 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
7 19 (8.88%) Web Services
8 17 (7.94%) LINQ
9 16 (7.48%) CSS3
9 16 (7.48%) XSLT
9 16 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (6.54%) .NET Framework
11 11 (5.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (4.21%) XML
13 9 (4.21%) XSL
14 7 (3.27%) Ajax
15 6 (2.80%) Sass
15 6 (2.80%) Flash
16 5 (2.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.88%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.94%) Copywriting
3 13 (6.07%) Digital Media
4 12 (5.61%) Visualisation
5 11 (5.14%) Data Extraction
5 11 (5.14%) Blog
6 9 (4.21%) Open Source
7 8 (3.74%) iPhone
7 8 (3.74%) iPad
8 7 (3.27%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.34%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.34%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.40%) New Media
11 2 (0.93%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.93%) IVR
11 2 (0.93%) Tandem
11 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.93%) W3C
12 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.07%) Windows
2 8 (3.74%) Android
3 6 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.34%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (2.34%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.40%) Linux
5 3 (1.40%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (43.93%) SEO
2 66 (30.84%) Analytics
3 58 (27.10%) Pay per click
4 54 (25.23%) Digital Marketing
5 33 (15.42%) MVC
6 30 (14.02%) Project Management
7 29 (13.55%) Web Design
8 27 (12.62%) Online Marketing
9 22 (10.28%) Web Analytics
10 21 (9.81%) Email Marketing
11 16 (7.48%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.01%) B2B
12 15 (7.01%) Data Management
12 15 (7.01%) Web Development
13 14 (6.54%) CRM
14 13 (6.07%) Time Management
15 12 (5.61%) Multithreading
15 12 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (4.67%) B2C
17 9 (4.21%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.99%) JavaScript
2 34 (15.89%) C#
3 31 (14.49%) SQL
4 13 (6.07%) PHP
5 7 (3.27%) XQuery
6 6 (2.80%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.87%) Java
8 3 (1.40%) Ruby
9 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (16.82%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (22.43%) Google
2 23 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.81%) Facebook
4 14 (6.54%) Twitter
5 8 (3.74%) Yahoo!
5 8 (3.74%) Apple
6 7 (3.27%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.40%) SAP
8 2 (0.93%) comScore
8 2 (0.93%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle
9 1 (0.47%) Neolane
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago